Lance is a graduate of the University of Western Australia having completed bachelors of both Arts and Law in 2005. He was admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Western Australia in 2008. Lance was admitted to the High Court of Australia in 2009.

Lance is a qualified Independent Children’s Lawyer and is on the Legal Aid WA specialist panels for Alternate Dispute Resolution, Children’s Court matters and General Family Law matters.

Lance has represented clients in the Children’s Court, the Family Court of WA and the Magistrates Court. Lance has a strong focus on mediation and Alternate Dispute Resolution to provide a swift and cost effective alternative to litigation.

Lance originally hails from South Africa and is an Australian, British and South African national.